Sports agate — Jan. 16, 2018

Published Jan 16, 2018 at 4:00pm

VOLLEYBALL

Girls

Westmoreland 25-25-25, Remsen 15-16-15

REMSEN — McCormack 1 ace, 7 kills, 1 assist, 2 blocks, 2 digs; Fransman 9 assists, 2 digs.

WESTMORELAND — Rubino 6 aces, 5 kills, 10 assists, 1 dig; Taverne 1 ace, 5 kills, 5 digs; Golden 5 kills, 1 block.

KING PIN LANES

Franklin Hotel League

Merle Foster, 277 and 768. Brenton Joy, 739; Tyler Tormey, 732; Edward Krutz, 683; Wayne Williams II, 678; Edwin Chang, 676; Steven Snow, 671; Gary Jordan, 658; Robert KIpp, 654; Anthony Roscoe Jr., 653; Tristan Tormey, 644; Robert Rieck, 643; Kevin Kotary, 639; Kenneth Chang, 638; Paul Panek, 638; Josh Talbot, 635; Joshua Solon, 626; Vincent Narolis, 619; David Allen, 619; Robert Roscoe Sr., 616; Christopher Pape, 615; Bradley Long, 612; Donald Narrows, 607; Shawn Jaynes, 606; Robert Rieck II, 601.

Crescent Girls League

Val Lovenguth, 223 and 519.

National Football League

Divisional Playoffs

Saturday, Jan. 13

Philadelphia 15, Atlanta 10

New England 35, Tennessee 14

Sunday, Jan. 14

Jacksonville 45, Pittsburgh 42

Minnesota 29, New Orleans 24

Conference Championships

Sunday, Jan. 21

AFC

Jacksonville at New England, 3:05 (CBS)

NFC

Minnesota at Philadelphia, 6:40 (FOX)

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL

Saturday, Jan. 20

East-West Shrine Classic

At St. Petersburg, Fla.

East vs. West, 3 p.m. (NFLN)

NFLPA Collegiate Bowl

At Carson, Calif.

American vs. National, 4 p.m. (FS1)

National Basketball Association

Eastern Conference

Atlantic Division

W L Pct GB

Boston 34 10 .773 —

Toronto 29 13 .690 4

Philadelphia 20 20 .500 12

New York 20 24 .455 14

Brooklyn 16 28 .364 18

Southeast Division

W L Pct GB

Miami 25 18 .581 —

Washington 25 19 .568 1/2

Charlotte 17 25 .405 71/2

Atlanta 12 31 .279 13

Orlando 12 31 .279 13

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Cleveland 26 17 .605 —

Indiana 24 20 .545 21/2

Milwaukee 23 20 .535 3

Detroit 22 20 .524 31/2

Chicago 17 27 .386 91/2

Western Conference

Southwest Division

W L Pct GB

Houston 30 12 .714 —

San Antonio 29 16 .644 21/2

New Orleans 22 20 .524 8

Dallas 15 29 .341 16

Memphis 14 28 .333 16

Northwest Division

W L Pct GB

Minnesota 29 16 .644 —

Oklahoma City 24 20 .545 41/2

Portland 22 21 .512 6

Denver 22 21 .512 6

Utah 17 26 .395 11

Pacific Division

W L Pct GB

Golden State 36 9 .800 —

L.A. Clippers 22 21 .512 13

Phoenix 16 28 .364 191/2

L.A. Lakers 15 28 .349 20

Sacramento 13 30 .302 22

Monday’s Games

Charlotte 118, Detroit 107

Philadelphia 117, Toronto 111

Milwaukee 104, Washington 95

Atlanta 102, San Antonio 99

New York 119, Brooklyn 104

Chicago 119, Miami 111

Memphis 123, L.A. Lakers 114

Golden State 118, Cleveland 108

Oklahoma City 95, Sacramento 88

Indiana 109, Utah 94

L.A. Clippers 113, Houston 102

Tuesday’s Games

Minnesota at Orlando, 7

New Orleans at Boston, 7:30

Dallas at Denver, 9

Phoenix at Portland, 10

Wednesday’s Games

Washington at Charlotte, 7

Detroit at Toronto, 7:30

New Orleans at Atlanta, 7:30

San Antonio at Brooklyn, 7:30

Golden State at Chicago, 8

L.A. Lakers at Oklahoma City, 8

Miami at Milwaukee, 8

New York at Memphis, 8

Utah at Sacramento, 10

Denver at L.A. Clippers, 10:30

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COLLEGE BASKETBALL

Monday’s Scores

East

Binghamton 79, Albany (NY) 66

Boston College 81, Florida St. 75

Bucknell 63, Colgate 51

Kansas 71, West Virginia 66

Minnesota 95, Penn St. 84, OT

New Hampshire 74, Mass.-Lowell 62

Providence 70, Butler 60

UMBC 78, Hartford 56

Vermont 83, Maine 62

South

Bethune-Cookman 74, Stetson 62

Duke 83, Miami 75

Elizabeth City State 76, Norfolk St. 67

Florida A&M 94, Delaware St. 89, 2OT

Grambling St. 79, Texas Southern 78

High Point 73, Presbyterian 49

Jackson St. 79, Prairie View 71

Longwood 76, Campbell 62

Mercer 75, Chattanooga 71, OT

N. Kentucky 70, Cleveland St. 55

NC A&T 60, Coppin St. 47

NC Central 77, Morgan St. 63

Radford 59, Liberty 57, OT

SC State 66, Md.-Eastern Shore 62

Savannah St. 91, Howard 90

Southern U. 78, MVSU 70, OT

UNC-Asheville 83, Charleston Southern 73

W. Carolina 65, VMI 58

Winthrop 90, Gardner-Webb 67

Midwest

Green Bay 99, Milwaukee 92, OT

Marquette 70, DePaul 52

Michigan 68, Maryland 67

Nebraska 64, Illinois 63

Oakland 78, Ill.-Chicago 68

Wright St. 77, Youngstown St. 67

Southwest

Ark.-Pine Bluff 71, Alcorn St. 59

Baylor 76, Oklahoma St. 60

Monday’s Summary

Buchnell 63, Colgate 51

BUCKNELL (11-8)

Moore 0-2 0-0 0, Thomas 5-18 7-8 17, Foulland 4-8 5-7 13, Mackenzie 3-6 0-0 9, Brown 3-8 2-2 10, Meeks 0-0 0-0 0, Sestina 2-3 2-2 6, Newman 0-1 0-0 0, Sotos 2-3 1-1 6, Sechan 0-0 0-0 0, Jones 0-0 0-0 0, B.Robertson 1-4 0-0 2. Totals 20-53 17-20 63.

COLGATE (8-9)

Swopshire 4-7 0-0 11, Rayman 1-11 6-8 8, Batt 1-3 0-0 2, O’Brien 4-10 3-4 14, Burns 0-11 1-2 1, Whitbread 0-0 0-0 0, Lindgren 1-1 0-0 2, Baxter 0-0 0-0 0, Regisford 2-4 1-2 5, Williams 0-0 0-0 0, J.Robertson 2-4 1-2 6, Ferguson 0-6 0-0 0, Amiel 1-2 0-0 2. Totals 16-59 12-18 51.

Halftime: Colgate 25-23.

3-Point Goals-Bucknell 6-22 (Mackenzie 3-5, Brown 2-7, Sotos 1-2, Foulland 0-1, Sestina 0-1, Moore 0-2, Thomas 0-2, B.Robertson 0-2), Colgate 7-26 (O’Brien 3-5, Swopshire 3-6, J.Robertson 1-1, Amiel 0-1, Burns 0-3, Ferguson 0-5, Rayman 0-5). Fouled Out-None. Rebounds-Bucknell 42 (Thomas 15), Colgate 32 (O’Brien 7). Assists-Bucknell 11 (Mackenzie 3), Colgate 9 (Burns 2). Total Fouls-Bucknell 16, Colgate 19.

A-819 (1,750).

AP Top 25

The top 25 teams in The Associated Press’ men’s college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Jan. 14, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and last week’s ranking:

Record Pts Prv

1. Villanova (63) 16-1 1623 1

2. Virginia (1) 16-1 1527 3

3. Purdue (1) 17-2 1411 5

4. Oklahoma 14-2 1371 9

5. Duke 15-2 1319 7

6. West Virginia 15-2 1304 2

7. Wichita St. 15-2 1283 5

8. Texas Tech 15-2 1276 8

9. Michigan St. 16-3 1062 4

10. Kansas 14-3 1032 12

11. Xavier 16-3 928 10

12. Cincinnati 15-2 858 14

13. Gonzaga 16-3 829 15

14. Arizona 14-4 723 17

15. North Carolina 14-4 666 20

16. Arizona St 14-3 639 11

17. Auburn 16-1 523 22

18. Kentucky 14-3 487 21

19. Seton Hall 15-3 455 13

20. Clemson 15-2 444 19

21. Tennessee 12-4 358 24

22. Ohio St. 15-4 276 -

23. Michigan 15-4 223 -

24. TCU 13-4 196 16

25. Miami 13-3 143 18

Others receiving votes: Creighton 56, Rhode Island 39, Florida St. 25, Nevada 23, Saint Mary’s (Cal) 19, New Mexico St. 4, Louisville 2, Florida 1.

National Hockey League

Eastern Conference

Atlantic Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Tampa Bay 44 31 10 3 65 161 112

Boston 42 24 10 8 56 137 108

Toronto 45 25 17 3 53 146 131

Detroit 43 18 18 7 43 117 131

Florida 43 18 19 6 42 122 141

Montreal 44 18 20 6 42 115 138

Ottawa 42 15 18 9 39 117 149

Buffalo 44 11 24 9 31 99 151

Metropolitan Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Washington 45 28 14 3 59 140 127

Columbus 46 25 18 3 53 124 129

New Jersey 42 22 12 8 52 133 130

Pittsburgh 46 24 19 3 51 135 141

NY Islanders 45 23 18 4 50 158 164

NY Rangers 44 22 17 5 49 132 129

Philadelphia 43 20 15 8 48 128 125

Carolina 45 20 17 8 48 126 140

Western Conference

Central Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Winnipeg 46 26 13 7 59 153 127

Nashville 42 25 11 6 56 131 114

St. Louis 46 26 17 3 55 134 122

Dallas 45 25 17 3 53 136 124

Minnesota 46 24 17 5 53 133 131

Colorado 43 24 16 3 51 142 126

Chicago 45 22 17 6 50 136 123

Pacific Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Vegas 42 29 10 3 61 145 116

Calgary 45 25 16 4 54 131 125

Los Angeles 44 24 15 5 53 129 107

San Jose 42 23 13 6 52 120 112

Anaheim 45 20 16 9 49 122 125

Edmonton 46 20 23 3 43 126 147

Vancouver 45 18 21 6 42 119 147

Arizona 45 10 28 7 27 105 160

Note: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Top three teams in each division and two wild cards per conference advance to playoffs.

Monday’s Games

Dallas 3, Boston 2, OT

Colorado 3, Anaheim 1

San Jose 4, Los Angeles 1

N.Y. Islanders 5, Montreal 4, OT

Tuesday’s Games

St. Louis at Toronto, 7

New Jersey at N.Y. Islanders, 7

Philadelphia at N.Y. Rangers, 7

Dallas at Detroit, 7:30

Vegas at Nashville, 8

San Jose at Arizona, 9

Wednesday’s Games

Montreal at Boston, 7:30

Pittsburgh at Anaheim, 10

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MINOR HOCKEY

American Hockey League

Eastern Conference

Atlantic Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

WB/Scranton 36 23 10 2 1 49 132 104

Lehigh Valley 40 23 12 2 3 51 136 131

Providence 38 22 12 3 1 48 116 100

Bridgeport 37 18 13 4 2 42 110 104

Charlotte 38 21 16 0 1 43 132 117

Hershey 40 17 17 3 3 40 104 124

Springfield 41 18 21 1 1 38 122 129

Hartford 41 15 20 3 3 36 112 148

North Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

Toronto 39 28 11 0 0 56 125 81

Rochester 40 23 9 4 4 54 121 106

Syracuse 39 24 12 1 2 51 134 103

Utica 39 18 14 4 3 43 112 112

Laval 41 16 18 5 2 39 122 143

Belleville 40 16 21 0 3 35 102 153

Binghamton 39 11 21 5 2 29 96 134

Western Conference

Central Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

Manitoba 39 26 8 3 2 57 147 92

Milwaukee 38 20 14 4 0 44 108 112

Rockford 40 21 15 2 2 46 127 121

Chicago 40 19 14 5 2 45 120 115

Iowa 39 17 13 6 3 43 121 125

Grand Rapids 41 19 17 1 4 43 127 127

Cleveland 36 11 19 3 3 28 80 120

Pacific Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

Tucson 34 20 11 2 1 43 115 98

Stockton 35 18 12 2 3 41 110 98

San Antonio 39 21 16 2 0 44 112 114

Texas 41 20 15 4 2 46 120 135

San Diego 35 19 15 1 0 39 113 114

Ontario 36 19 15 1 1 40 99 99

San Jose 34 17 15 0 2 36 89 102

Bakersfield 37 16 14 7 0 39 103 106

Note: Two points are awarded for a win, one point for an overtime or shootout loss.

Monday’s Games

Utica 2, Rochester 1, SO

Syracuse 3, Binghamton 0

Springfield 5, Hartford 1

Ontario 3, Texas 2, SO

San Jose 3, Bakersfield 2, OT

Tucson 5, San Diego 3

Tuesday’s Games

Bridgeport at Charlotte, 7

Wednesday’s Games

San Diego at Tucson, noon

Rochester at Utica, 7

Syracuse at Belleville, 7

Milwaukee at Grand Rapids, 7

Rockford at Cleveland, 7

Bridgeport at Charlotte, 7

Lehigh Valley at WB/Scranton, 7:05

Hershey at Springfield, 7:05

Chicago at Iowa, 8

Ontario at San Antonio, 8

Stockton at San Jose, 10

Monday’s Summary

Utica 2, Rochester 1, SO

Utica 1 0 0 0 — 2

Rochester 0 1 0 0 — 1

1st Period-1, Utica, MacEwen 4 (Goldobin, Boucher), 2:14 (PP). Penalties-Criscuolo Rch (tripping), 1:16; Darcy Uti (tripping), 9:47; M. Roy Uti (slashing), 14:31.

2nd Period-2, Rochester, Griffith 7 (Guhle, Redmond), 14:19 (PP). Penalties-Baptiste Rch (holding), 1:35; Guhle Rch (hooking), 5:47; Criscuolo Rch (hooking), 7:24; Darcy Uti (high-sticking), 13:33.

3rd Period- No Scoring.Penalties-Griffith Rch (interference), 11:23; MacEwen Uti (interference), 12:44; MacEwen Uti (charging), 17:50; Fedun Rch (holding), 17:50.

OT Period- No Scoring.Penalties-No Penalties

Shootout - Utica 1 (Goldobin NG, Boucher NG, Archibald G), Rochester 0 (Cornel NG, Smith NG, Griffith NG).  Shots on Goal-Utica 13-10-10-8-1-42. Rochester 12-5-9-2-0-28. Power Play Opportunities-Utica 1/5; Rochester 1/4. Goalies-Utica, Demko 14-7-5 (28 shots-27 saves). Rochester, Ullmark 17-6-4 (41 shots-40 saves).
A-3,848

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COLLEGE HOCKEY

Monday’s Score

East

Boston College 5, New Hampshire 2

NCAA Division I Ice Hockey Poll

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The top 20 teams in the NCAA Division I men’s ice hockey poll, compiled by U.S. College Hockey Online, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Jan. 14 and previous ranking:

Record Pts Pvs

1. Notre Dame (44) 18-3-1 993 1

2. Clarkson (5) 18-3-1 943 3

3. St. Cloud St. (1) 14-4-3 900 2

4. Cornell 14-2-1 855 4

5. Denver 12-6-4 786 5

6. Ohio State 15-5-4 716 6

7. North Dakota 12-6-6 707 7

8. Northeastern 14-5-3 616 10

9. Minnesota St. 17-7-0 585 8

10. Providence 15-7-2 569 11

11. W. Michigan 12-9-1 511 12

12. Penn State 13-8-3 446 13

13. Minnesota 13-12-1 356 9

14. Minn. Duluth 11-9-3 353 15

15. Omaha 12-9-1 309 17

16. Bost. College 11-9-3 234 16

17. Bowl. Green 12-8-6 160 14

18. Wisconsin 11-11-3 96 18

19. Colgate 10-8-4 78 19

20. Michigan 10-10-2 71 NR

Other Receiving Votes: Northern Michigan 70, Harvard 56, UMass Lowell 30, Bemidji State 17, Maine 14, Boston University 9, Michigan Tech 7, Miami 7, Canisius 5, American International 1.

PGA Tour Statistics

FedEx Cup Season Points

1, Patton Kizzire, 1,213.036. 2, Pat Perez, 760.833. 3, Dustin Johnson, 718.333. 4, Austin Cook, 644.014. 5, Justin Thomas, 640.125. 6, Patrick Cantlay , 609.200. 7, Brian Harman, 592.750. 8, Brendan Steele, 585.750. 9, Justin Rose , 550.000. 10, Tony Finau, 473.714.

Scoring Average

1, Justin Rose, 68.208. 2, Jerry Kelly, 68.246. 3, Henrik Stenson, 68.708. 4, Dustin Johnson, 68.744. 5, Zach Johnson, 69.103. 6, Webb Simpson, 69.129. 7, Chesson Hadley, 69.219. 8, Brian Harman, 69.223. 9, Rickie Fowler, 69.245. 10, Dominic Bozzelli, 69.246.

Driving Distance

1, Scott Strohmeyer, 332.6. 2, Tony Finau, 329.8. 3, Jim Knous, 329.3. 4, Trey Mullinax, 323.0. 5, J.B. Holmes, 322.8. 6, Bubba Watson, 322.3. 7, Kevin Tway, 321.4. 8, Ryan Palmer, 319.6. 9, Jimmy Stanger, 318.2. 10, A.J. McInerney, 317.8.

Driving Accuracy Percentage

1, Jung-gon Hwang, 85.71%. 2, Prayad Marksaeng, 83.93%. 3, Brandt Snedeker, 78.57%. 4, Branden Grace, 77.98%. 5 (tie), Henrik Stenson, Danny Chia and Carlos Ortiz, 76.79%. 8, Brian Stuard, 76.19%. 9 (tie), Ken Duke and K.J. Choi, 75.60%.

Greens in Regulation Percentage

1, Jordan Spieth, 83.33%. 2, Billy Horschel, 81.11%. 3, Bernd Wiesberger, 79.17%. 4, Rafa Cabrera Bello, 78.70%. 5, Brian Harman, 78.61%. 6, 6 tied with 77.78%.

Total Driving

1, Byeong Hun An, 69. 2, Morgan Hoffmann, 75. 3, Bud Cauley, 82. 4, Rod Pampling, 84. 5, Brendan Steele, 97. 6, Josh Teater, 105. 7, Keegan Bradley , 112. 8, Ollie Schniederjans, 113. 9, Sean O’Hair, 114. 10, Sam Ryder, 123.

SG-Putting

1, Wyndham Clark, 1.916. 2, Wesley Bryan, 1.647. 3, Daisuke Kataoka, 1.623. 4, Braden Thornberry, 1.355. 5, Graeme McDowell, 1.316. 6, Kevin Kisner, 1.301. 7, Scott Strohmeyer, 1.298. 8, Pat Perez, 1.283. 9, Jim Knous, 1.255. 10, Nicholas Lindheim, 1.252.

Birdie Average

1, Justin Rose, 5.75. 2, Dustin Johnson, 5.63. 3, Hyun-woo Ryu, 5.50. 4 (tie), Phil Mickelson and John Peterson, 5.25. 6 (tie), Henrik Stenson, Billy Horschel , Rickie Fowler and Alexander Levy, 5.00. 10, Cameron Smith, 4.94.

Eagles (Holes per)

1 (tie), Seung-Yul Noh, Bernd Wiesberger and Richard T. Lee, 36.0. 4 (tie), Dustin Johnson and Justin Thomas, 48.0. 6, Tony Finau, 60.0. 7, Rory Sabbatini, 63.0. 8, Stewart Cink, 64.8. 9, 17 tied with 72.0.

Sand Save Percentage

1 (tie), Richard Sterne and Poom Saksansin, 100.00%. 3, Daisuke Kataoka, 87.50%. 4, Matthew Fitzpatrick, 85.71%. 5, Hideto Tanihara, 83.33%. 6, Cameron Percy, 81.82%. 7 (tie), Tim Herron and Fabrizio Zanotti, 80.00%. 9, 3 tied with 77.78%.

All-Around Ranking

1, Dustin Johnson, 319. 2, Justin Thomas, 394. 3, Zach Johnson, 465. 4, Chesson Hadley, 514. 5, Cameron Smith, 524. 6, Ollie Schniederjans, 576. 7, Chez Reavie, 649. 8, Patton Kizzire, 679. 9, Tony Finau, 684. 10, Webb Simpson, 686.

Home team in caps

PRO FOOTBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

Sunday

Conference Championships

NEW ENGLAND 9 Jacksonville

Minnesota 3 PHILA

PRO BASKETBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

Minnesota 71/2 ORLANDO

BOSTON 41/2 New Orleans

DENVER 51/2 Dallas

PORTLAND OFF Phoenix

COLLEGE BASKETBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

NORTH CAROLINA 61/2 Clemson

BUFFALO 141/2 N Illinois

Western Michigan 2 KENT ST

E MICHIGAN 7 Akron

BALL ST 61/2 C Michigan

Toledo 11/2 OHIO

PURDUE 16 Wisconsin

Cincinnati 61/2 C FLORIDA

NOTRE DAME 11/2 Louisville

IUPUI 11/2 Detroit

LSU 31/2 Georgia

MISSISSIPPI ST 51/2 Vanderbilt

MIAMI-OHIO 3 Bowl Green

NORTHERNIOWA 5 Drake

MEMPHIS 21/2 Connecticut

Oklahoma 3 KANSAS ST

SYRACUSE 161/2 Pittsburgh

Kentucky 31/2 SCAROLINA

TEXAS A&M 10 Mississippi

N DAKOTA ST 101/2 N Dakota

HOCKEY

Favorite Goals Underdog

RANGERS Even-1/2 Philadelphia

ISLANDERS Even-1/2 New Jersey

TORONTO Even-1/2 St. Louis

Dallas Even-1/2 DETROIT

NASHVILLE Even-1/2 Vegas

San Jose Even-1/2 ARIZONA

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BASEBALL

American League

MINNESOTA TWINS — Agreed to terms with RHP Addison Reed on a two-year contract. Designated LHP Buddy Boshers for assignment.

National League

PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Designated INF Engelb Vielma and RHP Shane Carle for assignment. Acquired RHP Kyle Crick, OF Bryan Reynolds and $500,000 in international bonus pool space from San Francisco for OF Andrew McCutchen and cash considerations.

WASHINGTON NATIONALS — Agreed to terms with OF Howie Kendrick on a two-year contract.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

ATLANTA HAWKS — Signed F Andrew White III to a two-way contract,

LOS ANGELES LAKERS — Signed G Gary Payton II to a two-way contract.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

CLEVELAND BROWNS — Signed TE Gavin Escobar to a reserve/futures contract.

TENNESSEE TITANS — Mutually agreed to part ways with coach Mike Mularkey. Signed CB Jeremy Boykins, WR Darius Jennings, S Denzel Johnson, OL Tyler Marz, DE Johnny Maxey, WR Zach Pascal, TE Tim Semisch, DE Julius Warmsley, OL Cody Wichmann and DL Antwaun Woods to reserve/futures contracts.

Canadian Football League

EDMONTON ESKIMOS — Signed QB Kevin Glenn.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

CALGARY FLAMES — Reassigned LWs Ryan Lomberg and Marek Hrivik and Andrew Mangiapane to Stockton (AHL).

DETROIT RED WINGS — Reassigned F Zach Nastasiuk to Grand Rapids (AHL) from the Toledo (ECHL).

NASHVILLE PREDATORS — Recalled G Juuse Saros from Milwaukee (AHL). Reassigned G Anders Lindback to Milwaukee.

NEW YORK RANGERS — Recalled F Peter Holland from Hartford (AHL). Assigned C Boo Nieves to Hartford.

ST. LOUIS BLUES — Recalled F Tage Thompson from San Antonio (NBAGL).

VEGAS GOLDEN KNIGHTS — Signed D Deryk Engelland to a one-year contract extension through the 2018-19 season.

American Hockey League

GRAND RAPIDS GRIFFINS — Recalled F Luke Esposito from Toledo (ECHL).

COLLEGE

BIG 12 CONFERENCE — Fined Texas Tech $25,000 and reprimanded West Virginia forward Wes Harris for hitting a fan who joined thousands of others in storming the court during a postgame celebration on Jan. 13.

GEORGIA — LB Roquan Smith will enter the NFL draft.

MEMPHIS — Announced the resignation of wide receivers coach David Johnson.

MICHIGAN — Named Sherrone Moore tight ends coach.

NC STATE — Announced redshirt senior QB Jalan McClendon will transfer.

NEW JERSEY CITY — Named Patrick O’Neill men’s and women’s cross country, indoor and outdoor track & field coach.

TENNESSEE — Junior QB Quinten Dormady is transferring.

TENNESSEE TECH — Named Donnie Suber defensive coordinator.